BOR '596.244 66' BM (3 of 4) - Keswick Dam - Shasta County, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69
N 40° 36.733 W 122° 26.745
10T E 546885 N 4495858
Quick Description: This BM is one of four located at Keswick Dam.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 4/17/2015 12:06:59 PM
Waymark Code: WMNQ6E
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Ernmark
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Long Description:
I recovered this U.S. Bureau of Reclamation benchmark in good condition. This BM is one of four located at Keswick Dam. This BM is monumented on top of a concrete sidewalk, flush with the surface at the NE corner of an expanded sidewalk and just SW of a guard rail and approximately in the direct middle of the dam road. The BM contains the elevation stamping of '596.244' AND '66' and no other designation stamping. This BM is not listed in the NGS database. My posted coordinates will place you very close to this mark.
Condition: Mark found in good condition

Designation: 596.244 66

Benchmark Agency: Bureau of Reclamation

Monumentation type: BENCH MARK (or B.M.) disk

County: Shasta County

USGS 7.5' Topographic Quadrangle Name: Shasta Dam

Find type: Found by luck/skill/knowledge

Benchmark Agency (if other): Not listed

Monumentation type (if other): Not listed

Special category (optional): Not listed

Special Category (if other): Not listed

Web address of this benchmark's datasheet (optional): Not listed

NGS PID: Not listed

Local database's URL (optional): Not listed

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